Arcovenator escotae Tortosa et al. 2013 (ceratosaur)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Abelisauridae

Full reference: T. Tortosa, E. Buffetaut, N. Vialle, Y. Dutour, E. Turini and G. Cheylan. 2013. A new abelisaurid dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous of southern France: palaeobiogeographical implications. Annales de Paléontologie

Belongs to Arcovenator according to T. Tortosa et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MHNA-PV-2011.12.1, a partial skull (Complete basicranium arti-culated with its right postorbital; MHNA-PV-2011.12.2a left squamosal, MHNA.PV.2011.12.15 a tooth; MHNA.PV.2011.12.5 an anterior cauda). Its type locality is A8 motorway, Pourrières, which is in a Campanian fluvial sandstone in France.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at A8 motorway, Pourrières

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